Physical Education

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Research shows that physical activity is critical for high school students’ learning as well as for their overall health and wellness.  BUA’s physical education program encourages students to maintain a healthy lifestyle through a wide variety of activities.  In partnership with the staff at BU’s 270,000-square-foot Fitness and Recreation Center (FitRec), our ninth and tenth graders can choose from over two dozen PE offerings, including: 

  • Aerial dance – core fundamentals
  • Aerial dance – silk skills
  • Ballroom dance
  • Basic weight training
  • Cardio jazz funk
  • Cardio kickboxing
  • Crew at BU’s DeWolfe Boathouse
  • Cricket
  • Fencing
  • Gymnastics
  • Handball
  • Hip-hop
  • Jiujitsu
  • Kayaking at the BU Sailing Pavilion
  • Pilates
  • Rock climbing
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Spin
  • Squash
  • Swimming
  • Total body conditioning
  • Ultimate Frisbee
  • Volleyball
  • Yoga
  • Zumba